With its series of the actions micro-blogging site, Twitter continued to be ranked up to face the netizen’s outrage in India. From verifying the accounts to complying with the new IT rules framed by the Union Government, exposed to be the much-talked issue. Initially, the contention started with its act of quoting ‘Manipulated Media’ to the tweet of BJP’S National Spokes Person Sambith Patra, in the context of leveling allegation against the Opposition Congress Party for its alleged involvement in making the toolkit.
This is aimed to defame Prime Minister Narendra Modi led government, BJP insists. But, there was no evidence of preparing the alleged toolkit by the congress party, Neighter that Orginal copy found, nor the BJP leaders could furnish the proof. As the result, the microblogging site tagged Mr.Sumbith Patra’s tweet as a ‘Manipulated Media’, Which drew the Central Government to express its dissatisfaction.
Meanwhile, The Congress Party expressed its content that its nothing to do with the alleged toolkit. It also claims, that their view in this regard has been validated by Twitter’s response. Apart from the political motives, Twitter remained to comply with its Guidelines, by ‘tagging’ the tweets which have no evidence to be pointed out.
Blue Tick issues – inversion of action
Vice precedents individual account’s bluetick got removed, later undone the action
In verifying the accounts Twitter is inversing its initial actions. It removed the Bluetick from the Individual account of Vice Precedent of India, Mr. Venkaiah Naidu. But remain unchanged with the blue tick for the Official Account of Vice Precedent. In view of the strong exceptions from the Twitterati, Twitter has undone its action of removing Bluetick from Mr. Venkaiah’s individual account.
Zerodha Co-founder and CEO Nithin Kamath requested to verify his account. But, Nithin had to receive an adverse reply from Twitter. In response to the verifying account request, Twitter answered that ‘the account will not be verified because it does not meet our criteria at this time’. Taking twitter’s response to Twitter Nithin tweeted that it just remained him of his school days, college days, almost, always rejected- with different emojis. With this kind of ‘not remaining intact actions’ Twitter continues to remain in news.